(4 comments) SHARE Sunday, July 26, 2020 My Elvis Story
It's, of course, not a story about something which ever happened to me. I never met the fellow, nor did I ever see him in concert. In fact, the closest I can claim to actual contact with Elvis Presley is that my first cousin once had a date with him.
(13 comments) SHARE Wednesday, July 8, 2020 Of Monuments and Mankind
The controversy over monuments in this country seems to have taken on a life of its own. while ignoring some of what I feel are basic, crucial issues.
SHARE Thursday, June 11, 2020 Vintage James Taylor: "Fire and Rain" Live, 1970
This find was quite a surprise and treat for me. James Taylor, at the very start of his career in 1970, with all of his hair... and a rather wild sweater! The effect James had on folks of my generation is difficult to overstate.
(25 comments) SHARE Wednesday, June 3, 2020 One Further (and Hopefully Final) Thought on Bill Gates as Global Menace
If Bill Gates, by dint of his sterilization and murder of hundreds of thousands (millions?) of people, his notorious public declaration of genocide, and obvious intent to inject tracking devices into the bloodstream of all mankind, etc., is "the Anti-Christ" (either figuratively or literally), one wonders why no noted progressive is sounding the alarm.
(2 comments) SHARE Monday, May 11, 2020 CEOs Told to Take Off Masks Before Meeting With VP Pence
Four CEOs of food companies and the president of the American Farm Bureau Federation were told to remove their face masks before a meeting in Iowa Friday with Vice President Mike Pence, hours after his press secretary tested positive for the virus.
(4 comments) SHARE Saturday, April 25, 2020 Trump's Last Stand
Trump's current legal jeopardy ensures a particularly unsettling wrinkle to the general election this November.
(5 comments) SHARE Tuesday, April 14, 2020 Yuja in Action
This is Yuja Wang performing the 3rd Movement of Rachmaninoff's 2nd Piano Concerto in C Minor. I find it rather mind-blowing, and she was all of about 25 at the time.